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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Into the geological wonder in NW China’s Xinjiang – Keketuohai 穿越新疆 原始秘境可可托海” – below is their description.
Located in Fuyun County in the Altay Prefecture and at the source of the #IrtyshRiver of Northwest China’s #Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, #KeketuohaiNationalGeopark is a collection of stunning landscapes and geological wonders. Visitors are able to enjoy breathtaking views including the #IrtyshGrandCanyon, a huge mine crater, lakes, mountains, a waterfall, fossils and rivers. In 2017, #UNESCO announced eight new global geoparks, including #Keketuohai. #AmazingXinjiang #RareLookintoXinjiangCGTN YouTube Channel
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Xinjiang, an autonomous territory in northwest China, is a vast region of deserts and mountains. It’s home to many ethnic minority groups, including the Turkic Uyghur people. The ancient Silk Road trade route linking China and the Middle East passed through Xinjiang, a legacy that can be seen in the traditional open-air bazaars of its oasis cities, Hotan and Kashgar.